Professional Learning at the CES

Learn about Essential Curriculum and Backward Design

Enduring Understandings and Essential Questions

November 4, 2015


Description: Discuss how to develop enduring understandings that summarize important ideas and core processes that are essential to a discipline and have lasting impact beyond the classroom. Also, learn to create essential questions which promote inquiry and stimulate vital, ongoing rethinking.


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Transfer Tasks and Cornerstone Tasks

November 11, 2015


Description: Join us to learn about how we should focus our backward-design efforts on the goal of transfer and not just merely cover content to strengthen student learning and understanding


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Using the Understanding by Design (UBD) Template

November 18, 2015


Description: Learn how to use the 3 stages of the UbD template and how to incorporate all components needed for quality planning and design.


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